New Student Orientation sessions will be held throughout summer 2019 for students who will be entering college in August. At orientation, new SWCC students will meet fellow students, learn to use campus technology, register for classes (if they haven't already done so), receive financial aid information, purchase books, etc.

New students should watch for future communication from the admissions department detailing which orientation they will attend.

SWCC 2019 New Student Orientation Dates:

  • Friday, June 21, 8 a.m.–12 p.m., arts & sciences (college transfer), auto collision repair/refinish, auto repair technology, agricultural programs 
  • Tuesday, July 30, 1–5 p.m., arts & sciences (college transfer), nursing, industrial technology, and ITSN
  • Friday, August 2, 8 a.m.–12 p.m., arts & sciences (college transfer), accounting, accounting & info technology, administrative office technology, business administration, graphic design, MIS, and office skills
  • Wednesday, August 21, 1–5 p.m., arts & sciences (college transfer), agricultural programs, carpentry & building trades, electrical, and welding
  • Monday, August 26, 8 a.m.–12 p.m., open orientation for all majors

Creston campus orientation sessions are held in the Allied Health & Science Center auditorium.

Osceola & Red Oak Center dates and times TBD.

Questions may be directed to the admissions department at 641.782.1421 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..